Camden County, NJ Towns Remember Sacrifices of Those Who Served
This weekend, Camden County communities are commemorating Memorial Day with parades, memorial services, wreath-laying ceremonies and other events. Read on for Memorial Day events in Camden County NJ…
Note: All events take place on Memorial Day (Monday, 5/29/17) unless otherwise noted. If you know of a Memorial Day event in Camden County that has not been listed or you have a correction to an event that is listed, please comment below.
The Borough of Barrington will hold its annual Memorial Day service at the Municipal Building beginning at 10:00am. The new clock will also be dedicated.
The Camden County Memorial Day Ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 27th at the Camden County Veterans Cemetery at Harleigh Cemetery (1640 Haddon Avenue, Camden) at 10am. Parking is available at the Riggs School (1656 Kaighn Avenue, Camden, NJ).
Cherry Hill’s annual Memorial Day ceremony will take place at 11am at the Municipal Complex (820 Mercer Street).
Gibbsboro will hold its annual Memorial Day service at the Triangle at Clementon Road beginning at 8:00am.
Gloucester Township will hold its annual Memorial Day service at Veterans Park on Chews Landing Road beginning at 11:00am.
Haddonfield’s annual Memorial Day parade, hosted by Haddonfield American Legion Post 38, will begin at Kings Highway and Chestnut Street and end at Haddonfield Memorial High School. The parade will be followed by a Memorial Day service at the War Memorial in front of the High School.
9:30am – American Legion Ceremony
10:20am – Parade
11:00am – War Memorial Ceremony
Haddon Heights will begin its 2017 Memorial Day observances with a brief ceremony at the American Legion Memorial (6 West Atlantic Avenue). The annual Memorial Day parade will begin at 10:30am at Third and Station, marching down Station towards Tenth Avenue and ending at the War Memorial at 10th Avenue and Station where a Memorial Day ceremony will be held.
The annual Magnolia NJ Memorial Day parade will take place at Albertson Park beginning at 10:00am, The parade will proceed down Evesham Avenue, turn left on Warwick Rd, and conclude at American Legion Post 370 with a Memorial Day ceremeony. Refreshments will be served to those attending the ceremony
Merchantville’s annual Memorial Day service will take place in Wellwood Park (Maple and Linden Avenues) at 10am. The program will be conducted by the F.W. Grigg Post 68 American Legion.
Runnemede Memorial Day Ceremony
The annual Runnemede Memorial Day Ceremony will take place at Veterans Green Park beginning at 12:00pm
Winslow Township’s annual Memorial Day ceremony will be held at the Winslow Township Municipal Building (125 S. Route 73) at 10am.
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